01/05/2018 11:04AM

We Miss Artie relocates to Ramsey Farm


Grade 1 winner We Miss Artie will relocate to Ramsey Farm in Nicholasville, Ky., for the 2018 breeding season, when he will stand for an advertised fee of $5,000.

The 7-year-old son of Artie Schiller began his stud career at Colebrook Farms Stallion Station in Ontario, where he stood in 2017 for $3,000 Canadian. His first foals are yearlings of 2018.

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Racing for Ramsey Farm owners Ken and Sarah Ramsey, We Miss Artie won four of 11 starts for earnings of $738,843.

He won the Grade 1 Breeders’ Futurity at Keeneland as a juvenile, then returned at 3 to win the Grade 3 Spiral Stakes at Turfway Park and the Plate Trial Stakes at Woodbine. We Miss Artie raced in the 2014 Kentucky Derby and Queen’s Plate Stakes.

Bred in Ontario by Richard Lister, We Miss Artie is out of the winning Fusaichi Pegasus mare Athena’s Gift, who is the dam of four winners from five foals to race. He is from the family of German Group 2 winner Risen Raven and Grade 2-placed runners Russian Bride and Rushin’ to Altar.